Posts Tagged ‘ EP – Interest ’

Removing Some Common Misunderstandings about Islam
Islam teaches that everyone is free to change his faith and Muslims are instructed to defend places of worship of all religions – thus Islam does not violate the rights of anyone. (Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad - Khalifatul Masih V(aba))
Investment, Interest & Islam
Why interest and hoarding money are forbidden in Islam? (Hazrat Mirza Tahir Ahmad - Khalifatul Masih IV)
The Qur’an and Poverty Alleviation
In this study of why poverty is so widespread in Pakistan, the author offers solutions based on Qur’anic teachings. (Dr. Ahmad Kaleem - Pakistan)
Islam – The Religion of Peace
Explaining the religious system in Islam and how it provides the most rational and practical methods to eradicate the obstacles to world peace.
Solution from the Holy Qur’an on the Global Crisis
Historic speech at the British Parliament on the current world economic crisis, how the Holy Qur’an provides hope and warning of spiritual neglect. (Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad - Khalifatul Masih V(aba))
Universal Moral Values, Politics and World Peace
Offering a profound insight into world affairs and their impact on peace. (Hazrat Mirza Tahir Ahmad - Khalifatul Masih IV)
Notes & Comments: Responsible Debt
Despite the ease with which we can obtain debt and assume that it will be written-off if we do not repay, we must not forget our moral obligations as responsible citizens. (Tanveer Khokhar - UK)
Economic Injustice in the International Economic System
An analysis of the factors behind developing world debt and the need for a partnership in any solution to this injustice. (Maidah Ahmad - Canada)
Economic Values
The author reflects on verses of the Qur’an and the hadith relating to economic values. Economic values go hand in hand with social values. Recognising that all prosperity proceeds from God should lead individuals and society as a whole to realise that, even from the purely selfish point of view, the greatest benefit is to be derived from beneficent spending and distribution of wealth and not from avariciously holding it back. (Chaudhry Sir Muhammad Zafrulla Khan)
A Short Review of the Historical Critique of Usury
Bringing together all the arguments from various religions, traditions and institutions as to why lending on interest should be considered wrong with special emphasis on the Islamic model of banking as a viable alternative to the interest-based global economy. (Alastair McIntosh, Wayne A. M. Visser)
Investment, Interest and Islam
If Islam prohibits lending at interest, how does Islam encourage investment and ensure that capital is not hoarded? Why, in fact, has Islam forbidden the use of interest? (Hazrat Mirza Tahir Ahmad - Khalifatul Masih IV)
Investment, Interest, and Islam
It is very important in Islam not to hoard money but to keep it working. How does Islam view placing money on the capitalist stock market system? (Hazrat Mirza Tahir Ahmad - Khalifatul Masih IV)
Econmic Values
(Chaudhry Sir Muhammad Zafrulla Khan)
Notes and Comments
Muhammadans and Usury
Usury Part 2
Attempts to Legalize Usury